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Jesuit Spiritual Center at Milford
A Catholic Retreat Center located in Milford Ohio.
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Ignatian Overnight Retreats
Personally Directed Retreats
30-Day Ignatian Spiritual Exercises Retreat
Married Couples Weekend Retreat
Ignatian Yoga Retreat
Spiritual Conversations for Women
Women’s Journey Weekend
Women’s 2018 Spring Weekend Retreat
Women’s 2018 Fall Weekend Retreat
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Life drifting into a place of
Doubt, Fear, and Anger
turns us in on ourselves
drives us down the spiral ever deeper into our own negative feelings
cuts us off from community
makes us want to give up on things that used to be important to us
takes over our whole consciousness and crowds out our distant vision
covers up all our landmarks
drains us of energy
What to do in Desolation
Tell God how you feel and ask for help.
Seek out companionship.
Don't go back on decisions you made in consolation.
Stand still and remember your inner map.
Recall a time of consolation, and go back to it imagination.
Look for someone who needs your help, and turn your attention toward them.
Go back to 1.
What about consolation?
The Inner Compass
by Margaret Silf